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2956 Troop 577: **Notice** Cold Weather for Harriman Camping

posted May 1, 2016, 5:55 PM by Chris O'Hea

**NOTICE** Harriman State Park Camping Trip, April 9-10 **5:30am departure**


The weather for this weekend’s camping trip calls for temperatures below freezing on the overnight.

Please consider this when packing and follow the standard rule of packing for one season colder.

Bring an extra layer or two of clothes to ensure you stay warm and remember “Cotton Kills”.

Also remember to bring at least one complete change of clothes to sleep in to help stay warm.


At least the following should be added to your packing list:


0 degree sleeping bag

UnderArmor or other non cotton thermal underwear

Extra wool /synthetic socks and liners

Outer Jacket/ Shell

Knit hat


Make sure you bring your pack to the meeting for final inspections.